Annie Ovenden
Annie Ovenden (born 1945, Amersham, Buckinghamshire) is a British fine artist and a founder member of the Brotherhood of Ruralists. She is a figurative artist. In 1975, she was a founder member of the...
John Bolam
John Bolam (1922 - 2009) is generally rated as one of Britain’s lesser post war artists.
John Bolam was born in 1922 in Amersham, Buckinghamshire. He originally studied painting at Hornsey Schoo...
Faze Action
Faze Action are a British band composed of brothers Simon and Robin Lee.Over the years Faze Action blended house music with Western classical, pan-African, and Latin music. Its music is also heavily i...
Thomas Harding
Thomas Harding was a sixteenth-century English religious dissident who, while waiting to be burnt at the stake as a Lollard in 1532, was struck on the head by a spectator with one of the pieces of fir...
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Simon Langton (television director)
Simon Langton (born 5 November 1941 in Amersham, Buckinghamshire) is a television director and producer. He is the son of David Langton, the actor who played Richard Bellamy in Upstairs, Downstairs.Af...
Graeme Base
Graeme Rowland Base (born 6 April 1958) is an author and artist of picture books. He is perhaps best known for his second book, Animalia published in 1986, and third book The Eleventh Hour which was r...
Lance Secretan
Lance H.K. Secretan (born in 1939 in Amersham, United Kingdom) is perhaps best known for his work in leadership theory and how to inspire teams. From 1967 to 1980 Secretan was the Managing Director of...
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George Alfred Wilson
George Alfred Wilson (5 April 1877 – 3 March 1962) was an English cricketer, a right-arm fast bowler and right-handed batsman who was the first man to take a wicket for Worcestershire County Cricket C...
Adam Godley
Adam Godley (born 22 July 1964) is a British film, television and theatre actor. He is a Tony Award nominee and has been nominated three times for the Olivier Award.
Godley began his acting caree...
Claire Taylor
Samantha Claire Taylor MBE (born 25 September 1975) is a former cricketer who represented England more than 150 times between 1998 and 2011. A top order batsman, Taylor was the first woman to be named...
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Daphne Hardy Henrion
Daphne Hardy Henrion (20 October 1917 – 31 October 2003) was a British sculptor, a member of the Royal Society of British Sculptors and an intimate of the writer Arthur Koestler.
She was born Dap...
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Kenneth Oakley
Kenneth Page Oakley (7 April 1911 – 2 November 1981) was an English physical anthropologist, palaeontologist and geologist.Oakley, known for his work in the relative dating of fossils by fluorin...
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Max Middleton
David Maxwell "Max" Middleton (born 4 August 1946, Amersham, Buckinghamshire, England). He is an English composer and keyboardist and was originally a docker on the London docks. Middleton is known fo...
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Peter Atkins
Peter William Atkins FRSC (born 10 August 1940) is an English chemist and former Professor of Chemistry at the University of Oxford and a Fellow of Lincoln College. He is a prolific writer of popular ...
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Eddie Richards
Eddie Richards, also known as Evil Eddie, Jolly Roger, and Kode, is a British DJ, sometimes known as "Britain's godfather of house". He was one of the first DJs to champion house music back in the mid...
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Bill Pertwee
William Desmond Anthony "Bill" Pertwee, MBE (21 July 1926 – 27 May 2013) was an English comedy actor best known for playing the part of antagonist ARP Warden Hodges in the popular sitcom Dad's Army.
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James Haydon
James Richard Barnaby Haydon (born 2 November 1973 in Amersham, Buckinghamshire), is a British former motorcycle racer. He raced in 250cc and 500cc Grand Prix, MotoGP, British Superbike and the World ...
Kevin Keen
Kevin Ian Keen (born 25 February 1967) is an English football coach, manager and former professional footballer who played as a midfielder for Wycombe Wanderers, West Ham United, Wolves, Stoke City an...
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Reginald Manningham-Buller, 1st Viscount Dilhorne
Reginald Edward Manningham-Buller, 1st Viscount Dilhorne, Bt, PC, QC (1 August 1905 – 7 September 1980), known as Sir Reginald Manningham-Buller, Bt, from 1954 to 1962 and as The Lord Dilhor...
David Bennett (barrister)
David Michael John Bennett AC, QC (born 22 December 1941) is an Australian barrister and former Solicitor-General of Australia.
Bennett was born in Amersham, Buckinghamshire. He was educated at th...
George Curzon (actor)
Commander Chambré George William Penn Curzon (18 October 1898 – 7 May 1976), known as George Curzon, was a Royal Navy Commander, actor, and father of the present Earl Howe.Curzon, born in Amersham, Bu...
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Ronald Rutter
Ronald Howard Rutter (13 July 1910 – 8 August 1974) was an English cricketer. Rutter was a right-handed batsman who bowled right-arm fast-medium. He was born in Amersham, Buckinghamshire and w...
Steve Lovell
Stephen William Henry "Steve" Lovell (born 6 December 1980 in Amersham) is a former English footballer who played as a striker. Lovell played the majority of his career in the Scottish Premier League,...